Definition of suet
: the hard fat about the kidneys and loins in beef and mutton that yields tallow
Recent Examples of suet from the Web
Along with currents and/or dried fruit, the dessert's most notable ingredient is suet, or beef or mutton fat.
At her Denver home, Tinianow maintains three birdfeeders and a suet hanger.
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Origin and Etymology of suet
Middle English sewet, from Anglo-French suet, siuet, from seu, su hard animal fat, from Latin sebum
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
SUET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of suet for English Language Learners
: a type of hard fat that is found in cows and sheep
SUET Defined for Kids
Definition of suet for Students
: the hard fat around the kidneys in beef and mutton from which tallow is made
Medical Definition of suet
: the hard fat about the kidneys and loins in beef and mutton that yields tallow and that in prepared form is used in some pharmaceutical ointments
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